The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank - 56 44
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 1.39% 2.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.59% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 12
Average daily rate - £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £294 £325
% change year-on-year
+36.17% -9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.15%
W3C
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
227 251 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.70% 38.85% 33.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 124 112
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 13
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.10 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing W3C across the Hertfordshire region.

W3C Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the Hertfordshire region.

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

W3C
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing W3C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited W3C.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing W3C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited W3C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Development Team Leader
1 4 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development Team Leader
1 4 (100.00%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript